MACON, Ga. — As updates on COVID-19 continue to come in, 13WMAZ is dedicated to tracking cases across Georgia. During this time, we hope to provide you with facts and not fear.
Cases reported on Robins Air Force Base are not counted in Houston County's total from the Georgia Department of Health.
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Breakdown of Cases: 341,310 statewide
BY COUNTIES IN CENTRAL GEORGIA
This is based on the patient's last-known county of residence.
- Bibb: 6474 cases, 188 deaths
- Houston: 3449 cases, 89 deaths
- Baldwin: 2250 cases, 63 deaths
- Laurens: 1904 cases, 86 deaths
- Putnam: 772 cases, 27 deaths
- Monroe: 744 cases, 54 deaths
- Peach: 737 cases, 24 deaths
- Washington: 725 cases, 13 deaths (+2)
- Jones: 628 cases, 14 deaths
- Dodge: 526 cases, 14 deaths
- Bleckley: 501 cases, 21 deaths
- Johnson: 438 cases, 22 deaths
- Telfair: 428 cases, 23 deaths
- Hancock: 412 cases, 44 deaths
- Wilkinson: 360 cases, 17 deaths
- Dooly: 360 cases, 16 deaths
- Wheeler: 353 cases, 17 deaths (+1)
- Pulaski: 326 cases, 23 deaths
- Treutlen: 292 cases, 11 deaths
- Wilcox: 252 cases, 25 deaths
- Macon: 242 cases, 10 deaths
- Taylor: 225 cases, 12 deaths
- Twiggs: 210 cases, 9 deaths
- Crawford: 189 cases, 6 deaths
Statewide Testing Numbers
Testing is being conducted by commercial labs as well as the state lab. The Georgia Department of Public Health started releasing testing numbers on March 18.
Commercial labs and state labs have conducted 3,314,279 tests total.
Hospitalized Across Georgia: 30,388
The state has now added numbers for ICU hospitalizations, but says the number could be under-reported, because it only includes ICU admissions at the time the case was reported to the Department of Public Health.
ICU Admissions: 5,665 as of 3 p.m. Monday.
Deaths statewide: 7,657
The first death in Georgia was a 67-year-old patient who had been hospitalized at WellStar Kennestone. He tested positive for coronavirus on March 7.
"This individual had an underlying medical condition," Kemp said.
The Georgia Department of Public Health reported a 64-year-old man with underlying conditions died in Houston County.
Warner Robins American Little League later confirmed this to be one of their umpires on March 24. He was the first COVID-19-related death in Central Georgia.
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